Marina Bay, Singapore
Marina Bay, Singapore
Marina Bay, Singapore

Living in Singapore Guide

By Betsy Burlingame

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Summary: Expats love that Singapore has dozens of expat clubs and associations, wonderful international schools and incredible nightlife. These factors definitely help to make up for the high cost of living and relentless heat and humidity.

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About the Author

Betsy Burlingame Betsy Burlingame is the Founder of Expat Exchange. She launched Expat Exchange in 1997 as her Master's thesis project at NYU. Some of Betsy's more popular articles include 6 Best Places to Live in Costa Rica, 12 Things to Know Before Moving to The Dominican Republic and 7 Tips for Obtaining Residence in Italy. Betsy loves to travel and spend time with her family. Connect with Betsy on LinkedIn.


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Expats love that Singapore has dozens of expat clubs and associations, wonderful international schools and incredible nightlife. These factors definitely help to make up for the high cost of living and relentless heat and humidity.

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Comments

guest
Oct 9, 2018 02:37

Hi, Welcome to Singapore! I’m sure you will love it here, being an expat myself the biggest shock I got was that I had to do my utilities account after I found a HDB for rent in Singapore. Read this blog to know what to do about it - https://blog.truuue.com/utilities-all-you-need-to-know-guide-for-tenants-and-landlords-in-singapore/?utm_source=SF%20Forum

guest
Oct 19, 2018 21:43

Thanks Betsy for such a full info article about tips for living in Singapore. what I dislike most about living in Singapore is driving. There are unusually high numbers of traffic lights everywhere, and these can be relatively frustrating for impatient people like me.

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Living in Singapore GuideLiving in Singapore Guide

Expats love that Singapore has dozens of expat clubs and associations, wonderful international schools and incredible nightlife. These factors definitely help to make up for the high cost of living and relentless heat and humidity.

Singapore Forum Singapore Forum
Meet other expats and talk about living in Singapore.

Moving to SingaporeMoving to Singapore Guide

Our guide to moving to Singapore with lots of advice from expats on the ground.

Real Estate in SingaporeReal Estate in Singapore

Real estate listings in popular cities and towns in Singapore.

Pros Cons of Living in SingaporePros & Cons of Living in Singapore

Take off your rose-colored glasses and learn what expats have to say about the biggest challenges and the greatest rewards of living in Singapore.

Retiring in SingaporeRetiring in Singapore

Advice for people retiring in Singapore.

Contribute to Singapore Network Contribute
Help other expats and newcomers by answering questions about the challenges and adventures of living in Singapore.

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There are numerous international schools in Singapore. This article highlights some of our members' recommendations.

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